The Gamer Who Flew “Killer Drones” for the US Army | Super Users

The Gamer Who Flew “Killer Drones” for the US Army | Super Users

The US Army’s use of killer drones has killed hundreds of thousands of people around the world. Brandon Bryant, a gamer, flew those drones. He tells us what life was like within the drone programme and why he decided to become a whistleblower.

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50 Comments

  1. Yahya Lutf on July 13, 2022 at 7:41 pm

    Funny how a murderer is socially accepted, like i imagine this bald guy going to the supermarket and having a casual conversation with someone saying aren’t you that guy that was a drone operator, and he’ll have a stupid smirk on his face saying yeah sorry about that and they’ll both go on their way..
    Now in yemen we the houthis are making drones and missiles by the minute.. the production rate is probably a drone per 15 minutes so I’m not really angry because our revenge will be much bigger and will have a much bigger of an impact, trust me that stupid smirk on your face will become tears and blood in the very near future.

  2. Texas Twosteppin on July 13, 2022 at 7:41 pm

    I still can’t find the song

  3. unknownexo on July 13, 2022 at 7:42 pm

    What a pussy; if there were no drones it would be a pilot doing the shooting. At least with the drone you’re not in harms way.

    Its a war, killing the enemy is the point. I get the trepidation of taking life, I really do but he doesn’t focus on that. He’s upset he’s doing it with a drone… what’s the difference between firing a missle, dropping a bomb or firing a rifle?

  4. Jayson 🇺🇦 gonza on July 13, 2022 at 7:42 pm

    Coward

  5. AllIfeelisPain Reeeeeeeeeeeeee on July 13, 2022 at 7:42 pm

    This man is straight up playing ace combat in real life

  6. tangomike-mike on July 13, 2022 at 7:43 pm

    I’ll do it. Sign me up.

  7. Swapmeet sheriff Don Knott expert on July 13, 2022 at 7:44 pm

    This is just a recruiting video. Lol its nothing more nothing else.

  8. themoviegod on July 13, 2022 at 7:45 pm

    would love this job I don’t feel at all so I am perfect to blast

  9. Papa Thunder on July 13, 2022 at 7:46 pm

    Has anyone mentioned that he is actually US Air Force, not US Army?

  10. amschel co. on July 13, 2022 at 7:47 pm

    Youtube has really done a great job on being unbiased and giving us all the rights of awareness of this world which in the old times was impossible for only tv gives the information..

  11. IKEMEN Osaka-ben!【大阪弁】 on July 13, 2022 at 7:48 pm

    Scary stuff that a guy who goes to GameStop is better at this than a trained military personle

  12. TTRRUAMINPN on July 13, 2022 at 7:49 pm

    What a Wuss. You rather have fellow men on the ground and die. Drone or not war is gross. Drone are the future of warfare and every other countries are using or developing drones. Half century ago war was part of life. It is saving more life on both side to storm enemy and end war as quick as possible. But you are right about Obama being hypocrite.

  13. DeLongWay _ on July 13, 2022 at 7:50 pm

    Bro if Obama called me personally to strike and I was operating the drone I wouldn’t be able to resist telling him in my commander Cody voice “ It will Be Done My Lord” 😂😂

  14. barry mcdougal on July 13, 2022 at 7:51 pm

    REWIND THE VIDEO — SEEMS TO BE HOW OUR MILITARY THUGS SEEM TO ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS.

  15. Pyntngenlang Hoojon on July 13, 2022 at 7:53 pm

    The most dangerous war criminals on earth are those who rule/ruled America..

  16. castlev1986 on July 13, 2022 at 7:53 pm

    looks at that fellow gamers we can get the best jobs of the world

  17. Mein Land on July 13, 2022 at 7:53 pm

    Imagine being brainwashed enough to join in the first place. 😂

  18. Adolfooo on July 13, 2022 at 7:58 pm

    If we enlisted on unmanned drones can we just do UAVs surveillance and not the killing part?

  19. alexander winningham on July 13, 2022 at 7:59 pm

    Saddest part is if you dont do it… someone else will…. and you’ll be hit with a dishonorable discharge regardless of all you good youve done for my/our country…. im sorry I know this means nothing but im truly sorry

  20. Asha C. on July 13, 2022 at 7:59 pm

    People are being so salty about his previous doings in a video where he actually explains that he realizes that it’s a fucked up thing to do so he stopped.

  21. Fizkall Nyeilsem on July 13, 2022 at 8:02 pm

    But Obamas black he gets a pass

  22. Michael on July 13, 2022 at 8:03 pm

    of course this guy voted for obama..

  23. amschel co. on July 13, 2022 at 8:05 pm

    Your job is to serve the ruling elites 😆😆😆

  24. Comp Sigh on July 13, 2022 at 8:06 pm

    If only his school mandated that he read Enders Game. RIP

  25. vidman911 on July 13, 2022 at 8:09 pm

    You joined the army wtf did you expect? You should’ve gone for like a military chef, far less action.

  26. Trent Mitchell on July 13, 2022 at 8:10 pm

    Good on you for taking a stand. Don’t trust the US government they are using people playing on emotions. The Us government is behind the 911 to legitimise their war. If they kill their own people,what else are they willing to do. God bless you,I hope you find peace.🙏🙏🙏🙂💟

  27. jukee67 on July 13, 2022 at 8:10 pm

    I would not follow thru on those orders…Court marshall me…No fear. I will never understand how 911 made anyone want to kill an enemy that was not properly identified especially thousands of miles away across an ocean. Line up like they did on ancient battlefields. They stopped that because the infantry realized they were being sacrificed. War is a Racket. We are all guilty and have blood on our hands since we funded this madness. Meanwhile, back in America, our cities are a disaster with drugs and guns. Who is responsible for all if it? Intelligence Agency with 3 letters you dare not mention. They are rodents playing both sides covertly using subversion tactics and they are in bed with other agencies like them around the world as a global mafia. It has to stop. They are watching our every move on this platform and all others. Who knows what is next. Whistleblowers need to step up and over those in government and go public. You will be protected by patriots here. Just no violence. They want that. Protect those that step up with truth and cut off the tax on our labor. No more funding this madness.

  28. laos85 on July 13, 2022 at 8:11 pm

    No wonder why they kill innocent. All they think of is kill and break

  29. Hanoi Tripper on July 13, 2022 at 8:14 pm

    Gamer lmfao.. so its like playing CoD but actually killing humans… bad karma

  30. LoomianGaming on July 13, 2022 at 8:15 pm

    *Yo man I just got a scorestreak*

  31. chekoisowned on July 13, 2022 at 8:16 pm

    This is a soldiers job one can’t pull the moral card on this it keeps the freedom alive. People can’t judge the badness of America but this is a much needed job.

  32. Josh Narron on July 13, 2022 at 8:18 pm

    Lets not pretend people don’t sing up for the military. What did you think the military does?

  33. EYE on July 13, 2022 at 8:19 pm

    Don’t worry guys in the future AI will do the drone work instead

  34. D on July 13, 2022 at 8:19 pm

    And then you find out the entire history books are fake including the majority of global events including world leaders.. It sucks we got the censorship rn but man if Obama stood in front of me 💀

  35. My My My ! on July 13, 2022 at 8:20 pm

    *I just don’t get it how didn’t he know what the job was going to be, being apart of "military" didn’t give him a clue? I bet he drive his Dodge Challenger all over town.*

  36. lordvzard on July 13, 2022 at 8:21 pm

    this guy grinded COD to the next level

  37. laos85 on July 13, 2022 at 8:21 pm

    So if you wanna murder people without going to jail, you join US military

  38. Cryptic on July 13, 2022 at 8:21 pm

    3:37 omfg

  39. V for Vasco on July 13, 2022 at 8:21 pm

    well, will you do a video like this regarding, Russia and china drone activity?

  40. Xavi on July 13, 2022 at 8:22 pm

    I would love this job

  41. swizzy bk on July 13, 2022 at 8:23 pm

    Toxic masculinity LOL

  42. Armando Enamorado on July 13, 2022 at 8:23 pm

    What was the mos I want this job

  43. Ty Kendrick on July 13, 2022 at 8:24 pm

    I don’t like the idea of war period. All murderers. And most soldiers go tilo military because their homeless or broke and don’t know what to do. Nobody go to the military with passion of fighting for punk ass presidents

  44. yellow lightning on July 13, 2022 at 8:26 pm

    Majority of you guys are misinterpreting this video. He was down with the drones until Obama threw them under the bus when it was Obamas decision. Imagine your leader betraying you and throwing you to the wolves and telling you what he ordered you to do was disgusting when he was the one who ordered you to do it.

  45. A hook through Sam Touched by Steve on July 13, 2022 at 8:32 pm

    🇺🇸💊

  46. Michael on July 13, 2022 at 8:33 pm

    I joined the army and Im the victim!

  47. Phonglosa 19 on July 13, 2022 at 8:34 pm

    And they blame Russia for the atrocities the truth is America is the largest terrorist organization

  48. Mikey G on July 13, 2022 at 8:35 pm

    So he was a sensor operator in the air force… not the army..

  49. Faith Factory on July 13, 2022 at 8:38 pm

    Note to self: If you don’t want to kill someone, don’t join the military

  50. Riot Squad on July 13, 2022 at 8:41 pm

    How do join the military and don’t think your going to kill people

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